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05 March

Art Competition Paints Childminding Gold

‘Childminding is like a little pot of gold’ was the winning entry to this year’s Childminding Ireland Art Competition. Twelve-year-old Clodagh Nic Dhomhnaill from Dublin scooped the top prize and …

27 February

Chairpersons Note Spring 2019

Dear Members,Welcome to our Spring 2019 Newsletter. Looking back over the last few years, this issue has always been primarily about our AGM. Childminding Ireland has always held the AGM …

Children At Play
31 October

Dispelling childminding myths

    31 October 2018  PRESS RELEASE Dispelling childminding myths  On the day that spells are traditionally being cast, five leading childminding organisations within the United Kingdom and Ireland have …

24 October

Meet Owliween

          Congratulations to Childminding Ireland member Ruth Boal who won first prize for her pumpkin ‘Owliween’ at the annual Pumpkin Decoration competition run in the Botanic …

Calling All Child Stars
24 October

Seeking Child Stars!

Seeking Child Stars! Childminding Ireland, the National Childminding Body, are developing a new advertising campaign, but it’s lacking just one thing – a bunch of stars. We are seeking mindee …

24 October

Chairpersons Note October 2018

Dear Members, Autumn newsletter already!! I’m sure by now, most of you have had an opportunity to attend one of our Childminding Consultation Workshops which have been taking place all …

23 October

Childminding Get-togethers

It is widely recognised that childminding by its nature can be an isolating career and does not lend itself to meeting other adults particularly those working in the same field.  …

23 October

Child Safeguarding – Why it Matters

Child Safeguarding – Why it Matters It is vital that childminders are aware of their responsibility to safeguard children in their care, can recognise abuse and have a knowledge of …